Australasian Ornithological Conference (AOC) - Student Travel Grant
The Australasian Ornithological Conference (AOC) is a biennial conference hosted jointly between Birds Australia and Birds New Zealand. The 2017 AOC was held in Geelong from 8 to 11 November. Read more here.
Birds New Zealand offers travel grants to assist postgraduate research students from New Zealand to present their findings at the AOC.
Two travel grants of $1,000 each are offered every two years.
- A travel grant of $1,000 is awarded ONCE to any one person.
- To be eligible, applicants must be current Birds NZ members at time of submitting an application.
- Successful applicants are expected to write a short report on their conference experience for publication in Birds New Zealand and/or submit an article to Notornis.
Applications for travel grants are currently closed. Applications will re-open in May 2019.
Read articles from previous AOCs: